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The following traffic incidents and road closures are reported within 25 miles of the M62 motorway:

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M62 INFORMATION

Motorway Information

Motorway
M62
Description
The trans-Pennine link - connecting Liverpool to the A63 between North Cave and Newport, west of Kingston upon Hull. There is a gap in the motorway between Winton and Simister where the road has been reclassified to become the northern part of the M60 Manchester orbital motorway. From its western terminus to J6, the M62 is not a trunk road and is under the jurisdiction of Liverpool City Council.
Counties
Merseyside, Cheshire, Greater Manchester, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, East Riding of Yorkshire
Length
107 mi[1] (172 km) 7 miles (11 km) are part of the M60 motorway 
Existed Since
Constructed 19601976 
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      M62 East J30-J31

      M62 East 53.719330,-1.425360Roadworks

      On the M62 eastbound between junctions J30 (Rothwell) and J31 (Normanton), expect traffic delays of up to 30 minutes at peak times due to roadworks, from 9:18 am on 27 April 2013 to 11:59 pm on 28 February 2015.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      M62 East J22

      M62 East 53.629848,-2.019074Roadworks

      On the M62 eastbound at junction J22 (Ripponden), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing three lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 12 May 2014 to 14 May 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      M62 Traffic East J22

      M62 Traffic East 53.630451,-2.017230Roadworks

      On the M62 eastbound entry slip at junction J22 (Ripponden), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 12 April 2014 to 14 May 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      M62 East J27-J28

      M62 East 53.733345,-1.612500Roadworks

      On the M62 eastbound between junctions J27 (M621 Leeds) and J28 (Leeds), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 6 am and 10 am, from 27 April 2014 to 27 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      M62 East J25-J26

      M62 East 53.704098,-1.743267Roadworks

      On the M62 eastbound between junctions J25 (Brighouse) and J26 (M606 Bradford), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 6 am and 10 am, from 26 April 2014 to 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      M62 Traffic East J26-J27

      M62 Traffic East 53.741890,-1.691853Roadworks

      On the M62 eastbound between junctions J26 (M606 Bradford) and J27 (M621 Leeds), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 6 am and 10 am, from 26 April 2014 to 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      M62 West J26-J27

      M62 West 53.741039,-1.686704Roadworks

      On the M62 westbound between junctions J27 (M621 Leeds) and J26 (M606 Bradford), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 8 pm on 24 April 2014 to 6 am on 25 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      Traffic M53 South J6

      Traffic M53 South 53.303940,-2.949025Resurfacing

      The M53 southbound exit slip at junction J6 (Eastham) will be closed, due to carriageway resurfacing, from 6 am on 26 April 2014 to 6 am on 1 May 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      Traffic M53

      Traffic M53 North J6

      Traffic M53 North 53.302124,-2.948835Resurfacing

      The M53 northbound exit slip at junction J6 (Eastham) will be closed, due to carriageway resurfacing, from 6 am on 26 April 2014 to 6 am on 1 May 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      Traffic M53

      Traffic M55 East

      Traffic M55 East 53.807369,-2.700518Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure

      The M55 slip road to the M6 northbound will be closed, due to bridge repairs, from 8 pm on 25 April 2014 to 6 am on 28 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      Traffic M55

      Traffic M60 East J7

      Traffic M60 East 53.435680,-2.312659Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M60 clockwise exit slip at junction J7 (Altrincham), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to a football match, from 12:45 pm on 26 April 2014 to 3:30 pm on 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      Traffic M60

      Traffic M60 East J7

      Traffic M60 East 53.438622,-2.318326Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M60 anti-clockwise exit slip at junction J7 (Altrincham), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to a football match, from 12:45 pm on 26 April 2014 to 3:30 pm on 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      Traffic M60

      M602 West J2-J3

      M602 West 53.482849,-2.303120Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M602 westbound between junctions J3 (A57) and J2 (Eccles), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to a football match, from 5:30 pm on 26 April 2014 to 6:45 pm on 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      Traffic M602

      Traffic M602 East J2-J3

      Traffic M602 East 53.483028,-2.303543Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M602 eastbound between junctions J2 (Eccles) and J3 (A57), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to a football match, from 12:45 pm on 26 April 2014 to 3:30 pm on 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      Traffic M602

      M61 Traffic North J6-J8

      M61 Traffic North 53.635212,-2.595064Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M61 northbound between junctions J6 and J8, expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to barrier repairs closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 22 April 2014 to 24 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 21:50

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      Traffic M61

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      M62 Weather Report

      Tomorrow's weather (Sunday) in Wigan will see sunny intervals with a maximum daytime temperature of 62°f and a night time temperature of 46°f (16°c/7°c). Wind will be coming in from the NE, reaching 17mph.

      Tomorrow (Monday) will see light rain showers , with wind reaching 15 miles per hour from the E. Daytime temperatures will reach 64°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 44°f (17°c/6°c).

      Wind from the NE will reach 9 mph in Wigan on Tuesday, with white cloud in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 63°f, and 44°f overnight (17°c/8°c).

      Wednesday's weather will be sunny in Wigan, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 60°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 60°f (15°c/8°c).

      Wigan
      20 APR
      MAX 62° (16°c)
      MIN 46° (7°c)
      WIND 17mph (NE)
      21 APR
      MAX 64° (17°c)
      MIN 44° (6°c)
      WIND 15mph (E)
      22 APR
      MAX 63° (17°c)
      MIN 48° (8°c)
      WIND 9mph (NE)
      23 APR
      MAX 60° (15°c)
      MIN 48° (8°c)
      WIND 11mph (SSE)

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